Friday June 28th, 2013

C.J. Leslie (5) wasn’t picked despite being one of the draft’s top athletes. (Streeter Lecka/Getty Images) C.J. Leslie (5) wasn’t picked despite being one of the draft’s top athletes. (Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

With only 60 spots available and many of those going to international players, the NBA draft provides a few moments of “Whoa, he didn’t get picked?” each year. Thursday’s draft was no exception, with a number of well-known U.S. collegians not making the grade. Here are the most notable ones:

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